Cymbella truncata Rabenhorst 1853: 21; pl. 7, fig. 3
Published in: Rabenhorst, L. (1853). Die Süsswasser-Diatomaceen (Bacillarien.): für Freunde der Mikroskopie. pp. i-xii, 1-72. Leipzig: Eduard Kummer.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cymbella cistula var. truncata (Rabenhorst) Brun
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), truncate, i.e., ending very abruptly as if cut straight across (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illustrated as Cymbella fulva (truncata) - (2 Mar 2013) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
This is a freshwater species.
Caraus, I. (2002). The algae of Romania. Studii si Cercetari, Universitatea Bacau, Biologie 7: 1-694.
Created: 06 January 2006 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 02 March 2013 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 August 2019.